Definition of Boundary. Meaning of Boundary. Synonyms of Boundary

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Definition of Boundary

Boundary
Boundary Bound"a*ry, n.; pl. Boundaries [From Bound a limit; cf. LL. bonnarium piece of land with fixed limits.] That which indicates or fixes a limit or extent, or marks a bound, as of a territory; a bounding or separating line; a real or imaginary limit. But still his native country lies Beyond the boundaries of the skies. --N. Cotton. That bright and tranquil stream, the boundary of Louth and Meath. --Macaulay. Sensation and reflection are the boundaries of our thoughts. --Locke. Syn: Limit; bound; border; term; termination; barrier; verge; confines; precinct. Usage: Bound, Boundary. Boundary, in its original and strictest sense, is a visible object or mark indicating a limit. Bound is the limit itself. But in ordinary usage the two words are made interchangeable.

Meaning of Boundary from wikipedia

- Boundary (plural: boundaries) may refer to: Border Personal boundaries, a life skill for protecting against having personal values compromised or violated...
- tectonics, a divergent boundary or divergent plate boundary (also known as a constructive boundary or an extensional boundary) is a linear feature that...
- A convergent boundary is an area on Earth where two or more lithospheric plates collide. One plate eventually slides beneath the other causing a process...
- plates. Where the plates meet, their relative motion determines the type of boundary: convergent, divergent, or transform. Earthquakes, volcanic activity, mountain-building...
- The Boundary (Chinese: 全城通缉) is a 2014 Chinese suspense action crime drama film directed by Wang Tao. It was released on November 6. Liu Ye Vincent Zhao...
- Beyond the Boundary (****anese: 境界の彼方, Hepburn: Kyōkai no Kanata) is a ****anese light novel series written by Nagomu Torii, with illustrations by Tomoyo...
- The boundaries between the continents of Earth are generally a matter of geographical convention. Several slightly different conventions are in use. The...
- A transform fault or transform boundary is a plate boundary where the motion is predominantly horizontal. It ends abruptly and is connected to another...
- The Boundary Waters, also called the Quetico-Superior country, is a region of wilderness straddling the Canada–United States border between Ontario and...
- Planetary boundaries is a concept involving Earth system processes which contain environmental boundaries, proposed in 2009 by a group of Earth system...
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